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In Business, The Advocate brings readers the latest news regarding developments in the LGBT business world. Find out the happenings of gay business leaders that are moving the Invisible Hand in the United States and around the world like Apple's Tim Cook, American Eagle's Robert Hanson, and 3M Unitek's Mary Jo Abler. Learn tips from the pros about managing the business affairs of day-to-day life for the present and future. Prepare for retirement and learn how changing laws regarding same-sex marriage, partnership, and adoption affects financial planning.
Cabbie Who Booted Lesbians Loses License
August 22 2013 2:01 PM ET

Cabbie Who Booted Lesbians Loses License

Sunnivie Brydum

A Portland cab driver who allegedly left a lesbian couple on the side of a highway has lost his permit to drive taxis — but not because of antigay discrimination.

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court’s Decisions about Gay Marriage: Part 2
August 21 2013 3:10 AM ET

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court’s Decisions about Gay Marriage: Part 2

Advocate.com Editors

On this episode of Money Minute, we talk about the nearly 1,100 federal benefits and privileges now available to same-sex couples.

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court Rulings Affecting Gay Marriage
August 21 2013 3:00 AM ET

The Financial Effects of the Supreme Court Rulings Affecting Gay Marriage

Advocate.com Editors

On this episode of Money Minute, we focus on the 2 landmark gay marriage decisions recently ruled upon by the Supreme Court, and the new host of financial and estate planning challenges and questions for LGBT couples to consider.

Couple Told 'You Can't Be Gay in My Cab'
July 27 2013 10:59 AM ET

Couple Told 'You Can’t Be Gay in My Cab'

Lucas Grindley

A Portland, Oregon couple says they were abandoned by a taxi driver on the side of an interstate.

Target Responds to Questions About Its Political Donations
July 26 2013 12:44 PM ET

Target Responds to Questions About Its Political Donations

Daniel Reynolds

The retail company says the money it gave to the Republican and Democratic Governors Associations cannot be used to back candidates.

Tumblr Blocks 'Gay' Search on Mobile Apps
July 23 2013 1:19 PM ET

Tumblr Blocks 'Gay' Search on Mobile Apps

Michelle Garcia

Searches for tags like 'gay' and 'bisexual' are being blocked after the microblogging platform changed its algorithm to yield fewer NSFW results.

Austin: New Bar Owners Refuse Gay Customers
July 23 2013 12:30 PM ET

Austin: New Bar Owners Refuse Gay Customers

Michelle Garcia

Owners of a bar that was originally a gay bar have reportedly started strictly barring gay patrons from entering

July 03 2013 4:15 PM ET

What's the Perfect Car for a Gay Wedding?

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Car and Driver has provided a definitive list of the 10 best cars in which to get gay-married.

Is Chick-fil-A President Shy About Being Antigay?
June 28 2013 2:17 PM ET

Is Chick-fil-A President Shy About Being Antigay?

Lucas Grindley

The president of Chick-fil-A once proudly declared his company opposed to marriage equality.

LGBT Entrepreneur Event Wednesday in Santa Monica
June 23 2013 3:36 PM ET

LGBT Entrepreneur Event Wednesday in Santa Monica

Trudy Ring

Businessman and author Keith Ferrazzi will speak.

Study: Same-Sex Couples Suffer Discrimination in Rental Market
June 18 2013 2:10 PM ET

Study: Same-Sex Couples Suffer Discrimination in Rental Market

Trudy Ring

Research indicates same-sex couples received far fewer responses to email inquiries about rental units than straight couples did.

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